North Cove Elementary is pleased to announce Mrs. Renee Barrier as the 2017-2018 Instructional Assistant of the Year. Mrs. Barrier has served at North Cove Elementary for two years as an assistant in first grade and a bus driver. She has been a part of the North Cove family since 2013, when her oldest son started Kindergarten. Mrs. Barrier has two sons, who both attend North Cove. She graduated from Western Carolina University in 2006 with a Bachelors Degree in Social Work. Mrs. Barrier is an incredible asset to the North Cove family. She is always willing to help out a fellow coworker. She goes above and beyond daily for others. Her love for the students is tremendous and very apparent. We appreciate all she does for our school! Congratulations, Mrs. Barrier!